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High Performance Nonprofit Organizations Managing Upstream for Greater Impact

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ISBN-10: 0471174572

ISBN-13: 9780471174578

Edition: 1999

Authors: William P. Ryan, Allen Grossman, Christine W. Letts

List price: $34.95
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Learn how to run your nonprofit organization like a business. Nonprofit organizations are now being forced to manage their activities in a more professional and corporate fashion, yet sometimes lack the solid guidance to make smooth transitions into these new management techniques. This unique book clearly and concisely shows nonprofits how to make general business management guidance relevant and effective by providing a framework for analyzing management, and by translating business lingo into an accessible vocabulary for nonprofit managers. Christine W. Letts (Cambridge, MA) is a professor at the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University. Allen Grossman (Garrison, NY) works…    
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Book details

List price: $34.95
Copyright year: 1999
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 10/30/1998
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 224
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.25" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 1.034
Language: English

About the authors CHRISTINE W. LETTS is currently affiliated with the Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University. WILLIAM P. RYAN ALLEN GROSSMAN "All those who understand the importance of nonprofit organizations to the nation must read this book. Letts, Ryan, and Grossman show not only how we have underinvested in the very organizations which, together with governmental systems, we rely upon to maintain a healthy civic life. They also show, in this book rich with examples, what can and must be done to strengthen the nonprofit sector." --Lisbeth B. Schorr, Author, Common Purpose: Strengthening Families and Neighborhoods to Rebuild America "Innovative Nonprofit Management is a…    

About the authors CHRISTINE W. LETTS is currently affiliated with the Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University. WILLIAM P. RYAN ALLEN GROSSMAN "All those who understand the importance of nonprofit organizations to the nation must read this book. Letts, Ryan, and Grossman show not only how we have underinvested in the very organizations which, together with governmental systems, we rely upon to maintain a healthy civic life. They also show, in this book rich with examples, what can and must be done to strengthen the nonprofit sector." --Lisbeth B. Schorr, Author, Common Purpose: Strengthening Families and Neighborhoods to Rebuild America "Innovative Nonprofit Management is a…    

Connecting Organizational Capacity, Performance, and Social Impact
Organizational Performance: The Hidden Engine of Social Impact
Cross-Sector Lessons on Organizational Capacity
Building the Organizational Capacity That Leads to High Performance
Quality Processes: Advancing Mission by Meeting Client Needs
Product Development: Better Ideas and Better Implementation
Benchmarking: An Organizational Process That Links Learning and Results
Human Resources: Developing Employees to Advance Organizational Goals
Mobilizing Stakeholders for High Performance
The Nonprofit Board: Creating a Culture of Performance
The National Office: Leading Program Expansion by Supporting High Performance
Virtuous Capital: Investing in Performance
Building a Nonprofit Agenda for Performance
Index